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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2016-08-23

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1157093
Incident Time: 2016-08-23 09:30:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: GULF OF MEXICO
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.940000, -88.968889 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 4.5 miles by 6.2 miles (area 27.9 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 33 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 19089.25 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED AN OVERFLIGHT DISCOVERED A SPILL COMING FROM A PLATFORM DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THIS IS RESULTING IN A SHEEN ON THE WATER. CALLER STATED THE SHEEN IS BRIGHTLY COLORED.
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ID:57deac92-30b2-3250-8d29-af85cb9451f2
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2016-08-23 09:30:00
Location:28.94 -88.9688888889
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill